November 13, 2011
Drawingon unprecedented access, a leading terrorism expert profiles sixterrorists to offer an astonishing new portrait of our enemies as wehave never seen them before. In Terrorists in Love, Ken Ballen takesreaders behind the headlines and into the minds of Islamic terrorists. Aformer federal prosecutor and Congressional investigator, Ballen spentfive years interviewing more than a hundred extremists throughout theMuslim world. Here, he shares the lives of six of them, probing theirdeepest secrets, unveiling the motivations behind their deadly missionsand delivering a startling new thesis about what drives them toviolence. In the process, he exposes for the first time the war councilsof the Taliban leadership, and the world behind the closed doors of theroyal family of Saudi Arabia — the country that provides most of thefunding for Al Qaeda. Terrorists in Love is an informed, urgent andclear assessment of the true nature of this threat to America, allowingfor a reasoned and effective response.